What You Need to Know to Choose Brand Color Palette

A major item that trips up new biz owners after fonts is color. Sometimes they are drawn to their favorite colors but in reality those are sending the wrong message to their potential audience. via GIPHY So, before you dive deep into the world of color let’s cover...

Choosing Fonts For Your Brand

Let’s imagine you’ve just launched your brand new business, and you’re super excited to create your own graphics. You’ve spent hours buying up tons of fonts on Creative Market and can’t wait to use all the beautiful fonts. I’m hoping I caught you before you spent too...

How to Create a Full Width Background on the Divi theme

Sometimes, running your own business means you need to create a landing page. And if you don’t have the budget to invest in a fancy software like LeadPages, you don’t have to. In fact, if you already have a website and the Divi theme in place, creating stunning pages...

4 Reasons You Need to Invest in a Designer for Your Website

The idea of running a profitable blog is one that sometimes lights a fire in people. Putting your ideas out into the world and inspiring others can be one of the greatest feelings in the world. But it takes a lot more than just throwing some words up on a screen....

How to Make a Successful Start Here Page

Have you noticed a trend online? One where websites are eliminating sidebars and implementing Start Here pages? Oh, you haven’t noticed? That’s okay because we’re going to talk about why you need a Start Here page (even if you keep the sidebar) and how to easily set...

Breakup with LeadPages for under $100

The Creative Boss has been an advocate of LeadPages for a while now, and don’t get me wrong, they have great popup boxes and easy-to-design landing pages. However, it gets expensive. At $37 a month, it starts adding up. I studied my expenses for the year in hopes of...

Why You NEED a Brand Style Guide

I’ve spent years as an online entrepreneur and cycled through a handful of websites, but I’m almost ashamed to say that it wasn’t until I started The Creative Boss that I even discovered what a brand style guide was. Seriously, I had no clue. I knew the basics – a...

DIY WordPress Design: Choosing a WordPress Theme

You already know how crucial a great looking website is to the success of your online business but after deciding that WordPress is the platform for you, you are left with the daunting task of choosing a WordPress theme. Wordpress themes can vary greatly in price from...

4 Super Easy Ways to Secure Your WordPress Blog

One of the worst things that can happen to your blog is to have it hacked. This can be an absolute nightmare, especially if your site is your primary source of income. Anyone who has experienced having their site hacked can tell you how difficult it was to fix things...

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